CARRIE CHERRY Obituary – Jan. 19, 1927 – July 7, 2020


Carrie Neal Cherry, 93, of Lexington passed away July 7, 2020 at Lexington Manor.
Funeral services were 2 p.m. Thursday at Shackelford Funeral Directors – Crook Avenue with Dr. Hoyt Wilson officiating.
Burial followed in Henderson City Cemetery.
The family received friends at Crook Avenue from noon-2 p.m. Thursday.
She was born Jan. 19, 1927 in Chester County at Enville and grew up in Henderson, the daughter of the late John Wilson and Como Edna Tedford Cherry. She graduated from Chester County High School.
She worked as a hairdresser in Henderson. She moved to Lexington in 1978 to work at Delavan Delta where she retired later. She worked at the fabric department at Wal-Mart. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Lexington.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; five brothers, Roy Cherry, Ray Cherry, Knox Glenn Cherry, Haggard Cherry and Tillman ‘Skeeter’ Cherry; and a sister, Nancy Cherry Wyatt.